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Research & Reviews  214 results

Bilateral Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Due to Giant Cell Arteritis With Preservat...
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Donaldson L, Margolin E

Jul 27th, 2021 - Bilateral Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Due to Giant Cell Arteritis With Preservation of Central Visual Acuity.|2021|Donaldson L,Margolin E,|

Paracentral Acute Middle Maculopathy Associated With Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy...
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Kasimov M, Popovic MM et. al.

Jul 10th, 2021 - Paracentral acute middle maculopathy (PAMM) is a relatively new optical coherence tomography finding, defined by hyperreflectivity in the inner nuclear layer. In this article, we present a case of a 73-year-old woman who presented with transient v...

Unusual Presentation of Presumed Arteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy in Waxy Pale Disc ...
Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging Retina; DeWeerd AJ, Samy HM et. al.

Jun 30th, 2021 - This case report describes an unusual presentation of arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AAION) in a 68-year-old patient with retinitis pigmentosa (RP) secondary to Usher syndrome. The authors report a patient with RP who presented with...

Use of erythropoietin in ophthalmology: a review.
Survey of Ophthalmology; Feizi S, Alemzadeh-Ansari M et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Erythropoietin (EPO) is a glycoprotein hormone that regulates hematopoiesis in the human body. The presence of EPO and its receptors in different tissues indicates that this hormone has extramedullary effects in other tissues, including the eye. W...

Vitreoretinal Findings in Nonarteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy.
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Molaie AM, Pramil V et. al.

May 19th, 2021 - Although nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION) is considered a disorder that primarily affects the optic nerve head, optical coherence tomography (OCT) shows peripapillary and foveal subretinal fluid associated with optic disc sw...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

A Novel Method for Capturing the Visual Evoked Potential During Spine Surgery Under Total Intravenous Anesthesia

Jan 30th, 2019 - Spine surgery is associated with a variety of post-operative visual complications, ranging from mild, transient deficits in acuity to full visual loss. Known risk factors for visual loss include anemia, hypotension, and long surgical times in the ...

Retinal Neuro-vascular Coupling in Patients With Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

Oct 25th, 2018 - Ischemic optic neuropathy is among the most common causes of serious impaired vision in the middle-aged and elderly population in the western world. The current study focuses on a subgroup of ischemic optic neuropathy, the so-called non-arteritic ...

Safety Assessment of Intravitreal Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Acute Non Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

Mar 8th, 2018 - In this study the investigators propose to perform a Phase II Clinical Trial which seeks to evaluate the safety of cell therapy as a new treatment for patients who suffer from acute non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION). If it i...

Ranibizumab Therapy for Non-arteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

Sep 30th, 2016 - Nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION) is the most common acute optic neuropathy in people older than 50 years. It is characterized by sudden partial loss of vision in one eye and has an increased risk of vision loss in the fellow...

Outcomes of Steroid and Oxygen Therapy Versus Placebo Therapy in Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

May 12th, 2015 - Patients diagnosed with NAION within 14 days of onset were included. Patients were randomized into 3 groups. Group 1 or control consisted of 30 patients who received gelatinous capsules filled with sugar as placebo. Group 2 or steroid consisted of...

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News  13 results

Tocilizumab After Ultra-Short Course Steroids Promising for Newly Diagnosed Giant Cell Arteritis

Jul 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Tocilizumab (TCZ) induced a slow and lasting remission after an ultra-short pulse (three days) of steroids in newly diagnosed giant cell arteritis (GCA) patients, a proof-of-concept trial shows. His early research on cy...

A 63-Year-Old Woman With Decreased Vision

Apr 3rd, 2018 - Case Diagnosis Funduscopy showed a marked asymmetry in the optic disc cup size, with focal tissue loss inferiorly of the right optic disc. There was no optic disc pallor. The cupping of the optic disc, in the absence of optic disc pallor, was sugg...

Optic Neuritis Widely Overdiagnosed, Study Suggests

Dec 8th, 2017 - Ophthalmologists, optometrists, and neurologists may be widely overdiagnosing optic neuritis, researchers say. Neuro-ophthalmologists at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, could confirm only 40% of suspected cases of optic neuritis refer...

After a Stroke, Decreased Vision for a 73-Year-Old Patient

Mar 30th, 2017 - Case Diagnosis On OCT, the RNFL in the left eye was thinner than that in the right eye. OCT of the macula showed marked thinning of the inner one-half to two-thirds of the retina superiorly in the left eye. These findings, in addition to the trace...

What's Happening to My Eyesight?

Sep 11th, 2014 - Case Diagnosis Optic disc hypoplasia is characterized by a small optic disc. There may be abnormal branching of the retinal vessels. This patient's optic discs were normal in size. Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy typically occurs in patients wh...

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